Chamber decide of the Appellate Division of the SC Justice Hasan Foez Siddique at this time despatched the enchantment to its full bench and stuck April Four for listening to the matter.
The apex courtroom chamber decide handed the order after a short listening to on the go away to enchantment petition in opposition to the HC verdict filed by rights organisation Basis for Regulation and Improvement.
The HC in a verdict on February 26 final yr dominated that ladies couldn’t develop into Nikah registrars resulting from sure “bodily circumstances” and social in addition to sensible conditions of the nation.
“It needs to be borne in thoughts that resulting from sure bodily circumstances a woman can not enter the mosque throughout a sure time of the month. She is even excused from performing the obligatory day by day prayers throughout this specific time. This disqualification doesn’t enable her to conduct the non secular process. We’re conscious of the truth that Muslim marriage is a non secular ceremony and needs to be guided by the phrases and dictates of Islam,” the HC bench of Justice Zubayer Rahman Chowdhury and Kazi Zinat Hoque noticed.
The judges got here up with the commentary in a full textual content of a verdict which was launched after they signed it lately.
The HC bench delivered the decision after rejecting a writ petition filed by a wedding registrar candidate, Ayesha Siddiqua, from Dinajpur difficult a authorities choice to not recruit her as a Nikah register.